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The Merrie Lion

Brook Street, Fenny Compton CV47 2YH, England
+44 1295 771134
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Brook Street, Fenny Compton CV47 2YH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow what a fantastic village pub offering great beer, lovely food and faultless service. The menu is not extensive but there is enough choice for all tastes. The slow cooked brisket was truly fabulous and the star of the show. The service could not be...More

1  Thank alanjamesg2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met up with my family at this pub, having never been before we were made to feel really welcome by all in the pub. There was a good choice on the menu, I had the roast loin of pork which was really tender and came...More

Thank Chatterboxsarah
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Absolutely fantastic Pub food. Hit the nail on the head for quality and quantity. We ate there at 8pm on a saturday evening, booked the restaurant but went outside as it was nice weather. The staff were chatty, quick and knowledgable about their food and...More

Thank Gregmufc
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We normally frequent the Wharf when mooring at Fenny Compton on the boat, however the 15 mins walk into the village was well worth it. Access to the road to the village is via a footpath next to the marina gated private road. Turn left...More

Thank Bassplayerman
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Myself and for others age between 35 to 80 had Sunday lunch at the Merrie Lion..We got for opening time and sat in the very pleasant garden area for drinks before the meal.The 2 young waitresses were great and told us what was on the...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Visited on a quiet Wednesday afternoon however quite a few other diners. Friendly reception and service. Sat outside in basic but comfortable garden area. Didnt expect too much but the venison pie with red wine gravy and fishcakes were two excellent dishes. Promptly served with...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Had a lovely meal three course meal here with friends, picking from the extensive menu, and each one of us was delighted wth the food. Presentation, taste, and quanitiy was just perfect in my opinion. Lovd it and will be back again for some more!

Thank BeamEngine
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nice atmosphere, very cosy .Pleasant staff ,served very quickly. Nice selection of Wines. Plenty of choice on the menu. The Yorkshire puddings are enormous everything was well cooked with a choice of how you liked your beef sirloin cooked.

1  Thank Nigel R
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Went for a walk on the Burton Dassetts then had lunch at the Merrie Lion. Very friendly on arrival and let us have our table an hour earlier than planned. The menu was great. I had one of the specials which was Chicken, bacon and...More

1  Thank Andycarpet
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Just stumbled across this place and had a brilliant lunch! The food was great, the beer was local and wonderful and the staff were very helpful and friendly. It’s a dog friendly place so we’re looking forward to returning with our friends and their puppy!

1  Thank SaraJohnstone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brook Street, Fenny Compton CV47 2YH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Fenny Compton
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 771134
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